Category: Aklan

Star Lounge at The District Boracay: Best Brunch Buffet, Grilled-to-Order Dinner and Meduse Shisha

Besides its contemporary design, posh amenities and prime location along Boracay’s famed White Beach, The District Boracay (read up on my resort experience) also boasts of its great restaurant called Star Lounge, which serves the best brunch buffet and grilled-to-order dinners on the island. The Star Lounge has two areas: the...

The District Boracay: A Contemporary Boutique Beachfront Resort on Boracay Island

Want to be right where the action is on your vacation in Boracay Island? Check in at The District Boracay – a contemporary boutique beachfront resort located at Station 2 of the island’s famed White Beach. The modern exterior commands attention as I walked into the resort from White Beach,...

Kalibo Detour: Jawili Falls, Afga Point & Tangalan Church

Swim or cannonball into the natural jacuzzis of Jawili Falls in Tangalan, Aklan The neighboring town of Tangalan provided a quick escape for me, my mom and my sister from the madness of the Ati-Atihan Festival in Kalibo. The primary reason people visit this town is to check out Jawili...

Ati-Atihan Festival – 800 Years Onwards

Ati-Atihan traces its roots to the early 13th century when the Ati people sold land to Malay settlers  One of the oldest celebrations in the Philippines – a country known for its many colorful festivals throughout the year – the Ati-Atihan traces its roots to as far back as 1212...